February 2009



"NEW GROWTH doesn't come easy . . . New thinking must be stimulated . . . New patterns of behavior established . . . New courses of action initiated . . . Action taken with a BIG future in mind."
Doug Berger
Publisher & Managing Director

INNOVATE Llc. is your source for . . . Growth through BreakAway Innovation


    The Thought Column . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

David Rogers, Columbia University
David is Executive Director of the Center on Global Brand Leadership. He hosts the center's BRITE conference on branding, innovation and technology. He co-authored the book, There's No Business That's Not Show Business: Marketing in an Experience Culture.


    
Interviews and Articles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Debra Brackeen, Vice President, Corporate Ventures
Debra leads the Corporate Ventures team within HP's Office of Strategy & Technology. Corporate Ventures proactively identifies and pursues new market opportunities with game-changing and/or disruptive potential.

Jean-Marc Frangos, SVP, Technology and Innovation
Jean-Marc is responsible for sourcing BT's external innovation. His organization identifies disruptive technologies and innovative service opportunities. He is also responsible for 'Innovation Central' and BT's Applied Technology Center.

Bruce Kirk, Director, Corporate Innovation Effectiveness
Bruce is responsible for innovation process development and deployment, employee education, global benchmarking and next generation process development.

 


Regular Features . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

INNOVATE Speaks . . .
Doug Berger
to speak:
- Business Management Association (BMA)
- Association of Internal Management Consultants (AIMC)
- Somerset County Business Partnership (NJ)
- Commercial Development Management Association (CDMA)

New Additions
- Peter Bryant, TransTech USA
- Trisha Pergande, General Mills
    

The INNOVATE Resource Library (new additions)
- The One Hour Breakthrough by Doug Berger (book pre-publication download)
- "BreakAway Growth . . . Is your potential getting realized?"article by Doug Berger


Innovation Conferences

- BRITE'09 | March 4-5 | New York
- Marcus-Evans 3rd Annual Open Innovation Conference|April 6-8 | Las Vegas
- World Innovation Forum | May 5-6 | New York
- Front End of Innovation 2009 | May 18-20 | Boston



Check out our New-to-the-Company Growth Workshop. It is helping corporations to crack the code on commercializing organic growth from non-traditional sources.

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